south african gold mine strike

South Africa gold miners go on strike - BBC News

2013-9-4  South Africa gold miners go on strike Close Some 80,000 gold miners in South Africa have gone on a strike to call for higher pay, but their union has significantly scaled down its demands.

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South Africa gold miners on strike at Anglo - BBC News

2012-9-21  Workers at a South African gold mine have begun a wildcat strike - the latest labour unrest in the country's vital mining industry. The strikers at the Kopanang mine, which employs 5,000 staff,...

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South African gold miners strike over 'slave wages in ...

2013-9-4  South African gold miners strike over 'slave wages in white man's economy' 80,000 miners walk out in industrial action that will cost country £22m a day as government admits it can only plead for...

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South African miners strike for higher wages, 1946 ...

The miners called upon all Africans employed on the gold mines to join. The AMWU conveyed its decision from the meeting to general strike to the Chamber, making a last minute appeal for negotiations. This was ignored, and so the strike commenced on 12 August.

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South African gold miners ease some wage demands as strike ...

2013-9-3  The vast majority of South Africa's biggest gold mines have been severely affected by a national strike that began on Tuesday night by nearly 80,000 mine workers. Of the 23 gold mines

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South African gold miners go on strike - 9Finance

Thousands of South African gold miners have gone on strike after wage talks broke down, threatening to cause millions of dollars in lost output in the troubled sector.

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New strike hits South African gold mine - The Globe and Mail

2012-9-10  New strike hits South African gold mine Open this photo in gallery: Mine workers take part in a march at Lonmin's Marikana mine in South Africa on Sept. 10, 2012.

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The 1913 Mineworkers’ Strike South African History Online

Introduction: Background to the Strike. The formation of the Union of South Africa in 1910 was a development that had vastly different consequences for the various groups in the four former colonies. The union was a victory for the British – especially for the ‘uitlanders’ (foreigners) and mining magnates – who wanted to unite the country; but it was a defeat for Afrikaners such as ...

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New strike hits South African gold mine - news.au

New strike hits South African gold mine. WORKERS have gone on strike at a gold mine in South Africa exactly one month after a deadly strike was launched at Lonmin's Marikana platinum mine.

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Miners' Strike in South Africa Raises the Spirit of ...

1987-8-16  The strike has closed more than one-third of the gold and coal mines, but some gold mines are thought to have 30-day stockpiles. Gold accounts for nearly 60 percent of foreign earnings and 75...

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South African Gold Mine Workers to Strike - WSJ

2013-8-30  Gold mine workers in South Africa told mining companies they would strike in the coming days as producers and unions battle over wage rises, threatening a central part of the country's economy.

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South African gold miners strike over 'slave wages in ...

2013-9-4  The union, which represents about 64% of South Africa's 120,000 gold miners, said it rejected "with contempt slave wages as represented by an increase of a meagre 6.5% or R300 (£18.68) per month".

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New strike hits South African gold mine - The Globe and Mail

2012-9-10  New strike hits South African gold mine Open this photo in gallery: Mine workers take part in a march at Lonmin's Marikana mine in South Africa on Sept. 10, 2012.

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South Africa gold miners prepare to strike Business and ...

2013-8-31  South Africa gold miners prepare to strike. At least 120,000 miners will embark on sector-wide strike on Tuesday, after collapse of wage talks, unions say.

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South African gold miners go on strike - 9Finance

Thousands of South African gold miners have gone on strike after wage talks broke down, threatening to cause millions of dollars in lost output in the troubled sector.

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Wage strike hits South Africa gold mines Business and ...

2013-9-5  A strike by tens of thousands of South African gold miners for higher pay has severely affected production in the struggling industry. Producers grouped in the Chamber of Mines said output at 16 ...

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The 1913 Mineworkers’ Strike South African History Online

Introduction: Background to the Strike. The formation of the Union of South Africa in 1910 was a development that had vastly different consequences for the various groups in the four former colonies. The union was a victory for the British – especially for the ‘uitlanders’ (foreigners) and mining magnates – who wanted to unite the country; but it was a defeat for Afrikaners such as ...

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Rand Rebellion 1922 South African History Online

The New Year marked a strike on the collieries of the Transvaal. Strikes soon spread to the gold mines of the Reef, especially those in the East Rand, when electrical power workers and those in engineering and foundry occupations followed suit. By January 10, stoppage of work in mining and allied trades was complete.

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Miners' Strike in South Africa Raises the Spirit of ...

1987-8-16  THE nationwide strike launched last week by more than 300,000 black miners has caused new political uncertainty in South Africa. The strike raised the spirits of the anti-apartheid movement ...

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A century of migrant labour in the gold mines of South

2009-8-26  1914 was to make the South African gold industry the world’s top producer . The South African War of 1899–1902 forced every gold mine into a virtual shutdown and led to a lowered demand for black labour and the loss of over 100, 000 jobs (a, Figure 1). WNLA was requested to set up a

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South Africa: 138 arrested in gold mine strikes near ...

2021-8-23  South Africa: 138 arrested in gold mine strikes near Johannesburg At least 138 arrested since June 6 during gold mine strikes west of Johannesburg. culture environment legal ZAF Event. At least 138 people have been arrested during a strike at Sibanye Gold's Cooke operations west of Johannesburg, which began on Tuesday, June 6. Up to 16 miners ...

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South African gold miners ease some wage demands as strike ...

2013-9-3  The vast majority of South Africa's biggest gold mines have been severely affected by a national strike that began on Tuesday night by nearly 80,000 mine workers. Of the 23 gold mines targeted by ...

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South Africa's Sibanye says sacks 1,500 workers over ...

2017-6-15  South African mining firm Sibanye Gold has fired around 1,500 workers taking part in a wildcat strike at its Cooke mine, it said on Thursday, prompting an angry reaction from the biggest gold ...

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South African Mining Strikes Spread to Gold Fields - WSJ

2012-9-10  JOHANNESBURG— Gold Fields Ltd. said the illegal strike at its KDC gold mine spread to its western section, pulling 15,000 workers away from production as unrest in South Africa's mining sector ...

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Wage strike hits South Africa gold mines Business and ...

2013-9-5  A strike by tens of thousands of South African gold miners for higher pay has severely affected production in the struggling industry. Producers grouped in the Chamber of Mines said output at 16 ...

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South African gold miners go on strike - 9Finance

Thousands of South African gold miners have gone on strike after wage talks broke down, threatening to cause millions of dollars in lost output in the troubled sector.

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Miners' Strike in South Africa Raises the Spirit of ...

1987-8-16  THE nationwide strike launched last week by more than 300,000 black miners has caused new political uncertainty in South Africa. The strike raised the spirits of the anti-apartheid movement ...

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New strike hits South African gold mine - news.au

New strike hits South African gold mine. WORKERS have gone on strike at a gold mine in South Africa exactly one month after a deadly strike was launched at Lonmin's Marikana platinum mine.

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South African mining strike spreads - MarketWatch

2012-9-10  South African mining strike spreads Published: Sept. 10, 2012 at 11:28 a.m. ET ... which produces about 1,440 troy ounces of gold a day. South Africa's mining sector is reeling from a series of ...

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List Of Gold Mines In South Africa - South Africa Lists

2021-1-12  List Of Gold Mines In South Africa And Their Names. South Africa is one of the countries making a lot of people via mining. The mining sector keeps contributing greatly to the country’s economy, and it is common knowledge that South Africa is blessed with important minerals and metals like diamonds, coal, coal, platinum, and so on.

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